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1950

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[Birth] March 31: Mystery writer Louisa Dixon was born in Stamford, Connecticut.

[Stage Play] December 29: The Rose Tattoo by Tennessee Williams premieres at the Erlanger Theatre in Chicago.

[Film] Premiere of the film The Glass Menagerie, based on the play by Tennessee Williams.

[Award] December 10: William Faulkner receives the Nobel Prize for Literature for the year 1949 and the Howells Medal for Fiction.
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